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2021 and 2022 have brought many challenges, but with that has come the unique chance to explore our own home! Whether you’re an Aussie local or a traveller who STILL hasn't found a flight home, Visiting is your guide to the best Australia has to offer.

Latest attractions in New South Wales

Visiting has worked hard to seek out the highlights in NSW so you can make the most out of your holiday, without all the hard work.

60 of the Best BYO Restaurants in Sydney

60 of the Best BYO Restaurants in Sydney

By jamie | 10/03/2023

There’s joy in making a pre-dinner trip to your favourite bottle shop and exploring its festively decked aisles in search of the ideal drink to accompany an alcoholic meal. Instead, you might grab the lowest bottle and see if you’ve stumbled onto the most excellent deal. Wine lists and pairings are best left to Sydney’s…

Best Kid-Friendly Pubs Sydney Pubs with Playgrounds in Sydney

Best Kid-Friendly Pubs Sydney | Pubs with Playgrounds in Sydney

By jamie | 10/03/2023

Are you looking for child-friendly pubs near you? Or pubs in the area with playgrounds for your kids? I’ve certainly been guilty of that before! This is why we spent a lot of time compiling this extensive list of Sydney‚Äôs best child-friendly pubs that allow you to bring your kids and have play areas or…

The Best Pubs in Ballarat

The Best Pubs in Ballarat

By jamie | 10/03/2023

Ballarat, the third-largest city in Victoria, was the centre of the late 1800s Victoria gold rush. Ballarat is a vibrant regional hub today with incredible historic structures to gaze at all day.  There are numerous bars where you may have a meal and a cold beverage. You should know which Ballarat pubs are the greatest…

The Best Pubs in Bendigo

The Best Pubs in Bendigo

By jamie | 10/03/2023

There are plenty of beautiful pubs in Victoria’s gold rush communities, and Bendigo is no exception. Bendigo, like Ballarat, is home to several pubs, some of which date back to the 1800s and seem set to remain open for the foreseeable future, dishing up great libations and fare. The population of Bendigo grew by 15,000…

Gold Prospecting in NSW, Where to Strike it Rich

Gold Prospecting in NSW, Where to Strike it Rich

By jamie | 10/03/2023

The price of an ounce of gold in Australia is slightly above $2,600, which represents a substantial increase compared to the mid-1990s. Back then, news reporters frequently covered the price of gold, valued at around $450. Such a significant rise in gold prices may have motivated some individuals to consider engaging in gold mining activities…

Whian Whian Falls

Whian Whian Falls

By jamie | 03/03/2023

The Northern NSW area has numerous breathtaking waterfalls where you can swim and explore. Still, the stunning Whian Whian Falls, close to Nightcap National Park, ought to be at the top of any list for anybody who enjoys wild swimming. This is a brief overview of how to travel to the Whian Whian Falls Conservation…

Christmas in July Festival ‚Äď Sydney 2023

Christmas in July Festival – Sydney 2024

By jamie | 03/03/2023

You can enjoy your Christmas in July Festival at The Rocks in Sydney; you don’t need to travel to  Europe and spend tons of dollars. This July will feature a real “French Christmas market” with 22 chalets (wooden huts) brought in from Europe, heated-up cheese terminals, snow falling, marvellous lights, French pancakes, carols, French wines,…

The Best Spots for an All-Inclusive Boozy Brunch in Brisbane

By jamie | 31/10/2022

At some point in history, humans found a way to improve croissants, fruit platters, pancakes, waffles, bacon, and eggs. These delicious dishes are the go-to options when it comes to breakfast. These breakfast delights go well with a stiff drink, especially on a weekend morning when you‚Äôre either starting your day or recovering from the…

The best things to do and see in Victoria


Visiting has worked hard to seek out the highlights in VIC so you can make the most out of your holiday, without all the hard work.

Hosier Lane

Where is Hosier Lane?

By jamie | 22/06/2022

Hosier Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000 If you‚Äôre looking for a spectrum of street art; then there might not be a better place in Melbourne to appreciate urban creativity than Hosier Lane. The intense flashes of colour form a rich tapestry of characters, shapes, and murals from local and international artists. Take it all in at…

16 of the Best Breakfasts in the Melbourne CBD

16 of the Best Breakfasts in the Melbourne CBD

By jamie | 15/06/2022

As the old saying goes. breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and when it comes to dishing it up, the Melbourne CBD has plenty of great options. From New York Bagels and shakshuka to smashed avo and the good old hearty fry-up, there are lots of cafes dotted in and around the…

AN OVERVIEW OF THE VICTORIA SCHOOL TERM AND HOLIDAY DATES FOR 2022-23

AN OVERVIEW OF THE VICTORIA SCHOOL TERM AND HOLIDAY DATES FOR 2023

By jamie | 06/06/2022

Want to know the school terms dates and holidays for Victoria in 2022-23? Well, in this article we will outline a comprehensive list of all the school term dates for Victorian schools. We will also showcase the school and public holidays, as well as student free days too. Equipped with this information you should be…

Four fabulous glamping sites in the Mornington Peninsula

Four fabulous glamping sites in the Mornington Peninsula

By jamie | 05/06/2022

For decades the world has been full of two types of people. Those who like camping and those who don’t. Whilst the thought of sleeping in a tent and singing ‘gin gang goolie’ round campfire at night might have prejudiced many for years, in recent times the concept of ‘glamping’ has changed some opinions. A…

10 Mornington Peninsula Wineries all Oenophiles should visit!

10 Mornington Peninsula Wineries all Oenophiles should visit!

By jamie | 19/04/2022

Boasting over 200 vineyards, 60 wineries and around 50 cellar doors the Mornington Peninsula is an oenophiles dream.  One of Australia‚Äôs pre-eminent wine destinations, the only problem about visiting this region is knowing where to go. That‚Äôs where we come in! Between Port Phillip Bay and Western Port Bay, the peninsula facilitates a cool climate…

23 Best Places to Visit In Victoria

23 Best Places to Visit In Victoria

By jamie | 12/04/2022

Victoria is a stunning city with plenty of amazing places to visit. Whether you’re looking for great restaurants, picturesque parks, or historical landmarks, Victoria has something for everyone. Here are 23 of the best places to visit in Victoria. Let us know if we missed your favourite spot.  23 best places to visit in Victoria…

The Best Melbourne Bookstores you simply must visit!

The Best Melbourne Bookstores you simply must visit!

By jamie | 09/04/2022

Thankfully in an era of Netflix and online gaming, reading still remains a popular past-time for many. However, with the cost of rent increasing all the time, and the internet offering a fast and reliable alternative to purchasingyour next hardback or paperback, many traditional bricks-and-mortar book stores are reluctantly being forced to close their doors. Thankfully in Melbourne there are a few independent…

9 of the Best Barbers in Melbourne to consider for your next haircut

9 of the Best Barbers in Melbourne to consider for your next haircut

By jamie | 09/04/2022

Back in the day, when all blokes asked for was a short back and sides, it must have been a cushy number being a barber in Melbourne. But with men‚Äôs hair fashion incorporating a wide range of weird, wonderful and innovative new styles, the profession must have got a lot more difficult to master. That…